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Drinks

  • Glug! Vineyards in the Berkshire ‘hood.

    English wine is officially having a moment - and what better time to try it than in English Wine Week? Top up your glass with a drop from one of these local Berkshire vineyards.

  • West Berkshire Brewery Dragon Hill Gin

    Local ginspiration… Hic!

    It's World Gin Day, so what better reason to pick up a bottle (or two) of these delicious local tipples? Add tonic, ice and a slice, and relaaaax.

  • Spinky-spanky new local lockdown tipples

    Surviving lockdown has driven the nation to drink. But it's also give local producers to wave their magic wand and bring us something new. Charge your glasses…

  • 5 of the best booze-free bevvies

    Banishing the booze this month? Sobriety doesn't need to be a sacrifice with our pick of the best alcohol-free drinkies.

  • Christmas Drinkies!

    Usually face-down in a vat of Baileys? You can do better than that! Nail your Christmas drink choices like a pro. Bottoms up!

  • Five bottles of Horse Guards Gin lined up

    Spirit of adventure

    Festive drinkies, party season or the need for seasonal survival, keep your spirits up and gingle (sorry) all the way to New year with Muddy's fave new tipple, Horse Guards gin.

  • 137 Gin Lumber's Bartholomew Berkshire Dry, London dry, Country Garden and Navy Strength

    A Berkshire gin crawl

    Have paracetamol on standby and sample local gins within staggering distance – we may even sway over the borders *hic*. Ready for your first double?

  • Gotta have it

    Woohoo! It's time to partaaaaay. Down tools and dive head first into the bubbles from now until New Year – and we've only found one that tastes like Veuve without the price tag. You're welcome.

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